Subject: Re: support OPSYS that has a slash in filename and and BSDOS.pkg.dist
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: grant beattie <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/10/2003 20:18:31
On Sat, Oct 04, 2003 at 12:51:36AM -0700, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:

> $ uname -s
> Is it okay if mk/ has:
> OPSYS!=                 ${UNAME} -s | tr -d /
> Do all versions of tr(1) support "-d" switch?

I don't know, but it would be better to use the :S modifier, as it's
always available and saves a fork().

> I am working on BSD/OS support for pkgsrc. I have an initial
> mk/ and mk/BSDOS.pkg.dist.
> mk/BSDOS.pkg.dist is just the same as mk/NetBSD.pkg.dist for now.
> The following is mk/ May I add it?

excellent! I would suggest holding off on this until after pkgsrc is
unfrozen, though.